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Actor: Shigesato Itoi

My Neighbor Totoro

My Neighbor Totoro

There is no better way to appreciate the magic of Studio Ghibli than on the big screen!

Movie-lovers of all ages adore the wonderful colletction from Japan’s famed Studio Ghibli, and Hayao Miyazaki‘s “breakthrough” film MY NEIGHBOUR TOTORO (1988) is one of their most popular titles This heartwarming and sentimental tale about sisters Satsuki and Mei encountering a mythical forest sprite and its woodland companions when they move to rural Japan is perfect for movie-lovers of all ages – minors very welcome in the balcony!

An otherworldly tale of childhood and a definitive work of imagination.” (Empire Magazine)

“One of the finest family films ever made.” (Film4)


Sunday, May 13 *This screening is the English dub 
Doors 12:45 pm | Movie 1:15 pm
Tickets $10 in advance HERE | $12 at the door

*Minors welcome on the main floor! Must be 19+ w/ID for bar service.
**Groupons and passes OK! please redeem at the door.

Why not make it a Mother’s Day Double Bill with SPIRITED AWAY at 3:30 pm?

Double Bill Tickets $13 advance HERE | $15 at the door


Saturday, May 19 *This screening is in Japanese with English subs.
Doors 1:00 pm | Movie 1:30 pm

Tickets $10 in advance HERE | $12 at the door

*Minors welcome on the main floor! Must be 19+ w/ID for bar service.
**Groupons and passes OK! please redeem at the door.

MY NEIGHBOR TOTORO “Tonari no Totoro” (Hayao Miyazaki, 1988 / DCP / 89 minutes) | When two girls move to the country to be near their ailing mother, they have adventures with the wonderous forest spirits who live nearby.

Studio Ghibli Night: MY NEIGHBOUR TOTORO

Studio Ghibli Night: MY NEIGHBOUR TOTORO

Join us at the Rio Theatre for an evening celebrating two classic animated films from Japan’s Studio Ghibli, including Hayao Miyazaki’s beloved MY NEIGHBOUR TOTORO (1988) and Isao Takahata’s hauntingly beautiful GRAVE OF THE FIREFLIES (1988). We will be screening both films in Japanese with subtitles. Wednesday, May 6 MY NEIGHBOUR TOTORO (G) Doors 5:30… Continue Reading